This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Morning News and Sports for Friday 22nd October, 2021

In the headlines:

Health Minister Dr. Irving Mc Intrye has warned that Dominicans should not let their guard down, during the 2O21 Independence season.

In the region, Yasin Abu bakr the leader of the Jamaat Al Muslimeen, who staged an unsuccessful coup against the Trinidad government in 1990 has died at the age of 80.

Internationally, United States President Joe Biden says the US will defend Taiwan if China attacks.

And in sports, a new president for Dominica’s basketball, as dunstan Maggie peters loses vote of no confidence.

News and Sports were presented by Curtis Matthew, with technical assistance from Garvin Richards.